Job-Killing Bills Are Coming: Take Action Now

The 2024 legislative session has seen an alarming influx in job-killing proposals and draft legislation that would deliver a significant blow to Colorado’s economy. Specifically, three new environmental bills collectively would threaten hundreds of thousands of jobs across the state. Most of these bills haven’t been formally filed yet, but the Colorado Chamber has seen […]


Colorado Jobs Report Indicates Stability in Vacancies, Salaries for Third Quarter

For media inquiries, please contact Cynthia Eveleth-Havens at [email protected].  DENVER – The Colorado Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with Aspen Technology Labs (ATL), today released its quarterly jobs report. The report provides real-time insights on job vacancies and workforce trends to better understand Colorado’s economic landscape. Overall, the third quarter data remained relatively steady after […]


Spacecraft by Lockheed Martin Named 2023 Coolest Thing Made in Colorado

For media inquiries, please contact Cynthia Eveleth-Havens at [email protected]. DENVER – The Colorado Chamber today announced that the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft and asteroid-sampling mission by Lockheed Martin Space has been named the Coolest Thing Made in Colorado for 2023. The award was presented at the Colorado Chamber’s annual meeting luncheon. The OSIRIS-REx (Origins, Spectral Interpretation, Resource […]


Colorado Chamber Unveils Vision 2033: Blueprint for Colorado’s Future

For media inquiries, please contact Cynthia Eveleth-Havens at [email protected]. DENVER – The Colorado Chamber of Commerce today announced the launch of Vision 2033, a new 10-year action plan to foster economic growth and position Colorado as a top state for business. The plan, which has been in development for nearly two years, lays out key […]


Colorado Chamber Business Survey: Regulatory Burden is Driving Business Out of State

For media inquiries, please contact Cynthia Eveleth-Havens at [email protected]. DENVER – The Colorado Chamber today released the results of its second annual poll of Colorado businesses covering key economic and policy issues relevant to the statewide business community. The survey of 156 business leaders was conducted by Cole Hargrave Snodgrass & Associates, a nationally recognized […]


Colorado’s Federal Delegation Talks Bipartisanship, Debt Ceiling, Ukraine and More at Chamber Luncheon

For media inquiries, please contact Cynthia Eveleth-Havens at [email protected]. DENVER – The Colorado Chamber today held its sixth biennial congressional luncheon, bringing together members of Colorado’s federal delegation to discuss federal policy issues relevant to the state business community. U.S. Senator John. Hickenlooper and Reps. Ken Buck, Yadira Caraveo, Jason Crow, Joe Neguse, and Brittany […]


Legislative Victory: $100 Million+ Saved for Businesses on Workers Comp Proposal

The Colorado Chamber, its members and other business groups secured a major legislative victory for its members behind the scenes as the 2023 legislative session approaches conclusion. Like much of the chamber’s legislative work, this particular effort occurred before a bill was ever filed. After months of coordination, the sponsors of the bill recently decided […]


Colorado Chamber Celebrates Finalists for 2023 National Civics Bee Competition

For media inquiries, please contact Cynthia Eveleth-Havens at [email protected]. DENVER – Middle school students across Colorado competed in the 2023 National Civics Bee regional competitions throughout the state last week, with finalists advancing to the state-level competition hosted by the Colorado Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the Daniels Fund and the Civic Trust of […]


Growing Coalition of 60+ Business Groups Opposes Far-Reaching Ozone Legislation

For media inquiries, please contact Cynthia Eveleth-Havens at [email protected].  DENVER – The Colorado Chamber today announced a broad coalition of business groups opposed to HB 1294, a sweeping emissions regulations proposal that would have major consequences for the state’s economy. The bill is scheduled to be heard in the House Energy and Environment Committee on […]


Colorado Chamber President & CEO Underscores Threats to Colorado’s Competitiveness

  Colorado Chamber President and CEO Loren Furman and Colorado Oil and Gas Association President and CEO Dan Haley were featured on the Make Action Happen Podcast on Wednesday to discuss legislation at the capitol and Colorado’s overall business climate. The pair discussed how HB 1294 (Pollution Protection Measures) and the proposed Utility Rate Regulation […]